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learned books : but shall first here take a fair occasion to tell you , that you have
been happy in choosing to write the Lives of three such persons , as posterity
hath just cause to honour ; which they will do the more for the true relation of
them by ...
And now he was so happy as to have nothing to do but to die ; to do which , he
stood in need of no longer time ; for he had studied it long , and to so happy a
perfection , that in a former sickness he called God to witness ( in his Book of ...
The grounds and use of physic ; but , because ' Twas mercenary , wav'd it ? went
to see That happy place of Chrift's nativity ? Did he return and preach him ?
preach him so , As fince St. Paul none ever did ? they knowThose happy fouls
And in this year of 1577 , he was so happy as to be admitted Fellow of the college
; happy also in being the contemporary and friend of that Dr. John Reynolds , of
whom I have lately spoken , and of Dr. Spencer ; both which were after and ...
lately finished , by the happy pen of Dr. Earl , now Lord Bishop of Salisbury , of
whom I may justly say , ( and let it not offend him , because it is such a truth as
ought not to be concealed from posterity , or those that now live , and yet know
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Important as a source especially for Donne and Herbert, though I believe Amy Charles was critical of Walton in her life of Herbert . Walton does tend to idealize his subjects. Read full review